"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.